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Uncover the saga of Gamora, the Most Dangerous Woman in the Galaxy! The sole survivor of the Zen-Whoberi race, Gamora rose from the fiercest and favored daughter of Thanos to a Guardian of the Galaxy!


The Galaxy’s Most Dangerous

Debut Issue

in Strange Tales (1951) #180

While in Homeworld, Pip the Troll first encounters the assassin Gamora! Mysterious yet vengeful, Gamora will do anything to destroy the Magus.

Betrayed by Thanos

in Avengers Annual (1967) #7

When Gamora discovers her adoptive father’s plans of an interstellar genocide, Thanos pulverizes Gamora, leaving her on the brink of death. Her life is preserved by Adam Warlock and his Soul Gem – a lifelong friendship is born!

Infinity Watch

in Warlock and the Infinity Watch (1992) #7

Gamora and Warlock’s Infinity Watch set up shop on Monster Island – where they are visited by an unlikely guest – Thanos!

Infinity Abyss

in Infinity Abyss (2002) #1

Gamora incurs the wrath of Thanos at one of his rallies. But beneath his armored façade, will Gamora uncover the truth about the man she once called father?

The Godslayer

in Annihilation: Ronan (2006) #3

Gamora and Ronan the Accuser engage in epic battle! Want a reminder of why Gamora is the “deadliest woman in the universe”? Look no further!

Joining the Guardians

in Guardians of the Galaxy (2008) #1

Star-Lord assembles the Guardians to protect a weakened universe – and wants the deadly Gamora to be on his side! Will ex-boyfriend Nova convince Gamora to abandon her violent past?

Fierce Friends

in Guardians of the Galaxy (2013) #10

After a rocky start, Gamora finds common ground with bounty hunter Angela…and the two battle it out with Badoon slavers!

Gamora’s Return

in Guardians of the Galaxy (2015) #4

Gamora is back! True to her warrior’s nature, the galaxy’s deadliest takes a fatal beating from Hala the Accuser to protect Star-Lord.